Friday, September 28, 2012

Three Reasons Netanyahu Played a Buffoon at the U.N.

Dissident Voice
by Ben Schreiner
 
The 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York is sure to be remembered for the moment Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went Carrot Top.  For in using a childish stage prop in his address to literally draw a red line for Iran, Netanyahu played the part of a buffoon.  But even as those watching were left to ponder whether Netanyahu’s aim was to induce fear or ridicule, the prime minister's performance still managed to fulfill three key objectives. 

Sunday, September 23, 2012

The 'War on Terror' Farce

Read my latest article on the removal of the Iranian dissident group M.E.K. from the U.S. State Department list of foreign terrorist organizations at Press TV.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Crown Obama: It's Over

CounterPunch
by Ben Schreiner
 
The most remarkable aspect of the now widely watched video of an "off-the-cuff" Romney, paradoxically enough, was just how unremarkable his recorded comments really were.

Sunday, September 16, 2012

U.S. Chickens Come Home to Roost

Read my latest article on the wave of anti-American protests sweeping across the Middle East at Press TV.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Neoliberal Democrats Attack: Chicago Teachers Strike

Dissident Voice/Global Research
by Ben Schreiner

The unionized teachers in the nation’s third-largest school district went on strike Monday.  The call to strike from the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) came after receiving the authorization of 98 percent of its members.

Sunday, September 2, 2012